Teaser Trailer for Lifetime’s A Deadly Adoption, with Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig

Teaser Trailer for Lifetime’s A Deadly Adoption, with Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig

 

Designed to poke good-natured fun at Lifetime’s oft-melodramatic narratives, A Deadly Adoption will follow Ferrell and Wiig as a married couple who look after a pregnant woman in the hopes of adopting her child.

Produced by Gary Sanchez Productions, Mar Vista Entertainment and National Picture Show, A Deadly Adoption is scripted by “The Spoils of Babylon’s” Andrew Steele and is directed by Rachel Lee Goldenberg, whose previous telefilm work includes Love at the Christmas Table, Escape from Polygamy and Sunday School Musical.

A Deadly Adoption will premiere on Saturday, June 20 at 8pm ET/PT as part of Lifetime’s 25th anniversary festivities. [via Comingsoon.net]

Inspired by a true story, A Deadly Adoption is a high-stakes dramatic thriller about a successful couple (Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig) who house and care for a pregnant woman (Jessica Lowndes) during the final months of her pregnancy with the hope of adopting her unborn child.